Sights & Attractions

Ishigaki Village 石垣の村
Nestled along the Hinokage River, Ishigaki Village is a remnant of another time, with stonework dating back to the mid-1800’s. The village also has facilities you can rent for events or overnight accommodations.
Location: 石垣の村 (map)
7282-1 Nanaori, Hinokage, Nishiusuki District, Miyazaki Prefecture 882-0401
Website: http://www.hinokage.jp/
TEL: 0982-87-2295

Shishigawa 鹿川
Another small but lively village of Hinokage. Shishigawa is home to the Kuromikoto statue and also a yearly Night Kagura festival at the end of November.
Location: name (map)
〒882-0401 宮崎県西臼杵郡日之影町七折鹿川

Hinokage Bamboo Museum 日之影町竹細工資料館
Hinokage is the home of Kazuo Hiroshima, a famous bamboo craftsman whose works are even displayed in the Smithsonian in the US. The  bamboo museum showcases his works as well as others.
Location: near the Tourist Information Center (map)
〒882-0401 Miyazaki-ken, Nishiusuki-gun, Hinokage-chō, Nanaori, 日之影町七折8767
Website: http://www.hinokage.jp/
TEL: 0982-87-3765 (Tourist Information Center)

Seiunbashi 青雲橋 
Hinokage’s most famous bridge, Seiunbashi is a sight to behold. A nearby park provides a place for a rest, while Michi no Eki Seiunbashi (map) features local products.
Location: 青雲橋 (map)
〒882-0401 Miyazaki-ken, Nishiusuki-gun, Hinokage-chō, Nanaori, 宮崎県西臼杵郡日之影町七折
Website: Michi no Eki Seiunbashi
TEL: 0982-87-3910

Tensho Bridge 天翔大橋
Tensho is the first of its kind; a bridge that generates wind energy simply by being.
Location: 天翔大橋 (mapmap)
〒882-0402, Iwaikawa, Hinokage, Nishiusuki District, Miyazaki Prefecture 882-0402
Website: http://www.hinokage.jp/

Ryuten-kyo 龍天橋
Also called the Rose Bridge, the third of Hinokage’s bridges spans 200 meters.
Website: http://www.hinokage.jp/

Mount Tansuke 丹助岳
The hiking trail is short and good for a quick hike.
Location: 丹助岳 (map)
Nanaori, Hinokage, Nishiusuki District, Miyazaki Prefecture 882-0401

Hachinohe Kannondaki 八戸観音滝
A breathtaking 45meter drop with a cave tucked away behind it.
Location: 八戸観音滝 (map)
〒882-0401 宮崎県西臼杵郡日之影町七折
Website: http://www.hinokage.jp/
TEL: 0982-87-3900

Ceramics